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    Ocean View Guest House

    80 Light House Street | Fort, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
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    • Excellent15%
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    • Terrible23%
    19 Feb 2016
    “Don't get the middle room!!.. With no view at all!!”
    17 Jan 2016
    “DIRTY RIP OFF”
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    Reviewed 14 May 2013

    The room was clean with a/c, soft comfy bed and hot shower. Overall this place was good, located near the fort with an ocean view. Close by around the corner is an Indian restaurant that gets packed highly recommended. We had our breakfast on the...More

    3  Thank octobersym
    Reviewed 7 April 2013

    The place to stay in Galle no doubt. I am not sure how you could get kinder or more welcoming hosts in this lovely guest house. The rooms are small but comfortable and the front room with the view to the sea is wonderful. The...More

    5  Thank Pukuchick
    Reviewed 10 February 2013

    We didn't stay here but looked at the rooms which were much better value than the hotel where we were staying, near the northern gate. The upstairs double with en suite and sea view seems very good value at well below $100, when compared to...More

    3  Thank sh_away
    Reviewed 24 January 2013

    After travelling trough the country for almost 4 weeks, we spent one of our last nights there and would not stay there again. They tend to charge higher prices when you're there than they tell you one the phone. If you let them know what...More

    1  Thank jomeM
    Reviewed 21 January 2013

    We arrived in Galle without a reservation and most moderate priced guest houses were booked. We were lucky that this cute place had rooms. It is an older home right on Rappert Rd. The views from the roof top patio were spectacular. We could sit...More

    1  Thank bikingmom
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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Laundry Service
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • US$75 - US$77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Sri Lanka >
    • Southern Province >
    • Galle District >
    • Galle
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    • Ocean View Guest House Hotel Galle
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    "Do not stay in the Ocean View Guest House."
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    "I wouldn't bother with the sea view as not worth the extra price."
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    "Best rooms on the second floor."
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    "No point staying here unless you get a room with a view. Come for tea on the roof and stay elsewhere if you..."
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